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King James Bible Dictionary

 

Hebrew - English Dictionary

H5066 - Nigh

Strong's No.:H5066

Hebrew:נָגַשׁ

Transliteration:nâgash

Phonetic:naw-gash'

Word Origin:A primitive root

Bible Usage:(make to) approach ({nigh}) bring ({forth} {hither} {near}) (cause to) come ({higher} {near} {nigh}) give {place} go hard ({up}) ({be} {draw} go) near ({nigh}) {offer} {overtake} {present} {put} stand.

Part of Speech:Verb

Strongs
Definition:

to be or come (causatively bring) near (for any purpose); euphemistically to lie with a woman; as an {enemy} to attack; religiously to worship; causatively to present; figuratively to adduce an argument; by {reversal} to stand back


Brown Driver
Biggs Definition:

1. to draw near, approach

a. (Qal) to draw or come near

1. of humans 1a

b. of sexual intercourse

1. of inanimate subject 1a

c. to approach one another

d. (Niphal) to draw near

e. (Hiphil) to cause to approach, bring near, bring

f. (Hophal) to be brought near

g. (Hithpael) to draw near


Bible References:
Nigh

Translation
Occurrences:
approach ( 5 )
approached ( 1 )
Bring ( 4 )
brought ( 9 )
came ( 8 )
come ( 6 )
forth ( 3 )
hard ( 1 )
hither ( 6 )
near ( 56 )
nigh ( 11 )
offer ( 3 )
offered ( 2 )
offereth ( 1 )
overtake ( 2 )
place ( 1 )
presented ( 1 )
put ( 1 )
Stand ( 1 )
up ( 1 )

 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.